Multcolib Research Picks - Lifetime Reading Plan

The New Lifetime Reading Plan
The New Lifetime Reading Plan By Fadiman, Clifton Book - 1999 028 F145n 1999 Available in some locations

Annotation:This "classic about classics" provides brief, informative and entertaining introductions to more than 130 classics of world literature.

How to Read A Book
How to Read A Book By Adler, Mortimer Jerome Book - 1972 374.1 A23 1972 Available in some locations

Annotation:Adler investigates the art of reading by examining each aspect of reading, problems encountered and tells how to combat them.

1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die
1001 Books You Must Read Before You Die Book - 2010 011.73 O58 2010 Available in some locations

Annotation:Addictive, browsable, knowledgeable, 1001 Books is a trove of reviews covering a century of memorable writing.

The Rough Guide to Classic Novels
The Rough Guide to Classic Novels By Mason, Simon Book - 2008 809.3 M412r 2008 Available in some locations

Annotation:Over 230 of the world's greatest novels are covered, from Quixote (1614) to Orhan Pamuk's Snow (2002), with information about their plots and their authors -- and suggestions for what to read next.

Classics for Pleasure
Classics for Pleasure By Dirda, Michael Book - 2007 809 D598c 2007 Available in some locations

Annotation:In these delightful essays, Pulitzer Prize winner Michael Dirda introduces nearly 90 of the world's most entertaining books.

Book Smart
Book Smart Your Essential Reading List for Becoming A Literary Genius in 365 Days By Mallison, Jane Book - 2008 011.73 M254b 2008 Available in some locations

Annotation:Mallison outlines a month-by-month reading plan that tackles the most compelling books of all time.

100 One-night Reads
100 One-night Reads A Book Lover's Guide By Major, David C. eBook - 2001

Annotation:David and John Major have chosen 100 books that can each be consumed in one quiet evening. Covering categories from fantasy to fiction, history to humor, mystery to memoir, this addictive volume features books to match all your moods--by both celebrated writers and gifted unknowns.

Book Sense Best Books
Book Sense Best Books 125 Favorite Books Recommended by Independent Booksellers Book - 2004 011.73 B723 2004 Available in some locations

Annotation:Independent booksellers from across the country share the recommendations they give people every day.

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